Travel Hacks 

Who doesn’t love to travel? We circle the globe for pennies on the dollar and share our best tips, tricks and travel hacks to help you do the same. From our five star reviews to destination guides, we aim to help you both earn rewards and use them!

Travel Reviews

One of the best ways to get inspired about travel is to read about the experiences of others. Miles/points give us the opportunity to have experiences we could have only dreamed about otherwise. We share those experiences in our reviews.

Check out all of our flight, hotel, lounge, cruise and car rental reviews!

Elite Status

Would you believe we hold elite status with over two dozen hotel, airline and car rental loyalty programs? Most of the time we don’t even earn the status but instead utilize status matches, promotions and credit card benefits to get us there. Here is some more info so you can not only travel, but get all of the perks along the way!

Now that you have a taste of what elite status is all about, check out all of our posts on the latest elite status perks and matches to get you on your way!


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Loyalty Programs

Yes, loyalty programs are the backbone of the travel industry and we aim to take full advantage of them. Elite status is one thing, but sometimes there are one-off promotions or benefits we need to know about. Make sure to check out all of our loyalty posts below.

Loyalty Program Posts

More Help

In the section below you’ll find links to all of our travel related posts. We have a lot of content dating back over a decade on all sorts of travel related content! Make sure to use the search feature to find even more.

And don’t forget the best way to earn miles/points is through credit cards! Find the current best offers HERE.

All Travel Related Posts

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Question: Can I Add a Stopover to My Award Flight?

Our question this week asks whether you can add a stopover to an existing award flight, specifically when using United Airlines miles.

We Need To Stop Worshipping At The Cents Per Point Altar

We have all fooled ourselves into the belief that we must maximize every redemption. The real truth is that cents per point is a myth.
New Zealand is Reopening: Auckland City Guide

Our Amazing Auckland City Guide Just In Time For New Zealand’s Reopening

With New Zealand reopening to foreign tourists, here is a guide to the city of Auckland, including where to sleep, eat, and have fun.

What It’s Like to Fly Southwest as an Unaccompanied Minor

I share my experiences flying as an unaccompanied minor for the first time, taking a domestic flight on Southwest Airlines.

Canada To Drop Covid Test Entry Requirement For Vaccinated Travelers

Canada is dropping the Covid test requirement to enter the country at the beginning of April, for vaccinated travelers only though.

How to Spend 72 Magical Hours in Oslo, Norway

Our guest post looks at how to spend 72 hours in Oslo, Norway, including tips on activities, sights, sits, food & lodging.

Tips for a Great Trip to California Adventure with a Toddler

Our guest post looks at a recent trip to California Adventure and shares some tips for planning your upcoming visit with a toddler in tow.
Question: Can I Book Luxury Trains in Other Countries With Points?

Question: Can I Book Luxury Trains in Other Countries With Points?

Our question this week asks whether you can book luxury trains in other countries using your points. Yes, but maybe not the way you think.